Ashoka Globalizer Strategy Thought Partners

Summit(s): Economic-Inclusion

Cynthia Lang is Director of Organizational Development and Brazilian Business Development for the Urban Innovation Exchange (UIX Global) based in San Francisco. Cindy, a seasoned fundraiser and connector, coordinates engagement activities and strategic conversations with colleagues in the Bay...

Summit(s):
Participative-Journalism
Bonn-2013

Dan Austin is a veteran news-media executive with private, public and non-profit media-management experience in both U.S. and foreign markets. He currently chairs the Global Press Institute, a non-profit organization that trains women in the developing world as journalists and syndicates their...

Summit(s): Economic-Inclusion

David Green has worked with many organizations to make medical technology and health care services sustainable, affordable and accessible to all. David is a MacArthur Fellow, Ashoka Fellow and is recognized by Schwab Foundation as a leading social entrepreneur. Directed the establishment of...

Summit(s): Munich-2012

David Kirkpatrick is an author, journalist, and media entrepreneur. He wrote the definitive history and explanation of Facebook, The Facebook Effect: The Inside Story of the Company that is Connecting the World. Kirkpatrick is also founder and CEO of Techonomy Media, which hosts the annual...

Summit(s): Bangalore-2013

David Lobo is Chairman of the Deejay Group, which he started in 1969. He started his own poultry farm and a poultry hatchery in 1972 and turned it into a large operation. He began researching Coconut Breeding in 1983 and has one of the largest hybrid coconut breeding farms in the country. He...

Summit(s):
Youth-Employment-Africa
Geneva-2012

David Pollock – is an Ashoka senior advisor since 2006. During the past three years he has been involved in recruiting, training, coaching and mentoring, performance development, and expansion to Japan and China. Prior to Ashoka, David held leadership positions in a number of companies spanning...

Summit(s): Re-Imagine-Learning

As Director of Social Entrepreneurship with Fossil Group, David Rothschild leads the Fossil Foundation’s global grants program, with an emphasis on unleashing the potential of underserved youth. Prior to Fossil, David was a Principle at the Skoll Foundation where he developed and structured...

Summit(s): Vienna-2010

Dermot Desmond was born in Cork in 1950. His family moved to Dublin in 1956. He was educated at Scoil Mhuire in Marino and at Good Counsel College in New Ross. Before setting up his own company in 1981, he worked for Citibank, the Investment Bank of Ireland and as a banking consultant for Price...

Summit(s): Frankfurt-2013

Dick is a Senior SCP Expert at the Collaborating Centre on Sustainable Consumption and Production (CSCP). At the CSCP, he is leading various international projects and initiatives, including the Business Innovation for Sustainable Scale-up (BISS) Project. The objective of the BISS project is...

Summit(s): Economic-Inclusion-LA2

Diego Luzuriaga is the Director of ITBA's Postgraduate School. He is also the director of the Master's program on Strategic and Technological Management at ITBA and the Escuela de Organización Industrial in Spain. Diego also co-founded Equitas Ventures, the first investment fund for sustainable...